## WolframAlpha Facebook Report

This is a delightful exercise that everyone seems to love. WolframAlpha will provide you with an...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Apr 12, 2013 | Data Visualization, Digital Literacy, Edge of Learning, Future of Math, Probability and Statistics, Secret Technology Club, Social Media | 0 |

This is a delightful exercise that everyone seems to love. WolframAlpha will provide you with an...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Apr 3, 2012 | CAS, Digital Literacy, Equation Editors, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

Last week I had to do a workshop about WolframAlpha, and I noticed that there are three different...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | May 11, 2010 | CAS, Find and Use Data, Future of Math, Teaching Math | 0 |

The talk is titled “Computing a Theory of Everything”

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Mar 15, 2010 | CAS, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, Find and Use Data, Future of Math, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

Okay, technically it was a workshop at ICTCM, but with 30 math faculty in one room, all armed with computers, I couldn’t help but make it a discovery and brainstorming session too. I’m a firm believer in harnessing...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Jan 22, 2010 | Active Learning in Math, Calculus (SV), CAS, Teaching Math | 0 |

This post outlines how to use a CAS system with concept-oriented assignments instead of process-oriented assignments.

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Dec 3, 2009 | CAS, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, Find and Use Data, Interactive Math Online, Math Ed Research, Online Homework, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

While I was at Wolfram Alpha Homework Day, I participated in a Panel Discussion about the Myths about Teaching with Technology. The panel ran 30 minutes and was mediated by Elizabeth Corcoran. There were three of us (all women,...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Oct 20, 2009 | CAS, Classroom Technology, Digital Age Projects, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, Digital Literacy, Find and Use Data, Future of Math, Math for Elem Teachers, Online Homework, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

Originally, I started this post with the title “What I’m doing with Wolfram|Alpha” and then I revised it, because it’s not just me using Wolfram|Alpha. My students are using it too. Here are some of the...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Sep 18, 2009 | eLearning, Teaching, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

This is a follow up to Starting from Scratch (Part I). Whether you’ve already built an online course from scratch or whether you’re facing the inevitability of doing it sometime in the future, it’s like...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Jun 18, 2009 | CAS, Future of Math, Teaching Math | 0 |

In case you missed this, there’s a great Wall Street Journal article and blog post about Wolfram Alpha … Sum Help: New Search Engine for Mathletes (The Wall Street Journal, 6/16/09) Wolfram Alpha, A New Online...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Jun 4, 2009 | CAS, Communicating Math, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, Find and Use Data, Future of Learning, Future of Math, Online Homework, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

Wolfram|Alpha is a “computational search engine” built by Wolfram Research (the developers of Mathematica). W|A (pronounce this as “walpha” if you’d like) is similar in appearance to the search engines that we are used to and...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | May 29, 2009 | CAS, Classroom Life, Futuring | 0 |

I’ve had almost two weeks to think about the impact of Wolfram|Alpha (abbreviated as W|A, and now pronounced by me as “Walpha”), and I’m ready to share some of my thoughts with you. After spending...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | May 22, 2009 | CAS, Chemistry | 0 |

This post highlights the potential impact of Wolfram|Alpha on the course curriculum in math and chemistry. It provides examples of how the tool can be used in chemistry, such as converting units, providing detailed chemistry information, comparing the chemistry of different elements or compounds, and solving chemical formulas. The author emphasizes the importance of exploring the possibilities of integrating Wolfram|Alpha into teaching and learning strategies.

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